Robert Maxwell wrote:
Corporal punishment itself is a pretty bad idea with very limited applications (and even those are arguable.) Doing it to a teenager is just absurd and pointless.
What sort of civilised country allows corporal punishment in schools ?
In the UK it is called assault, and is quite illegal...
I live in the US, and I'm as shocked as you are. I had no idea that corporal punishment is still allowed in schools in some states.